DRI Mission:

Conduct cutting-edge research in land drainage and surface water quality management on the regional and national levels. Acquire, manage, and execute technically relevant and economically sound basic and applied research programs and technologies to preserve the diversity of the national ecosystems, advance responsible water resource management, and improve human health and welfare.


DRI vision is to be regional scientific leader in providing value-driven and real-world solutions in land drainage. Drainage, drainage water reuse, and pollution control and promoting knowledge transfer and capacity building.